Sullivan County Jury Information

Notice from the Commissioner of Jurors re: Coronavirus and Flu


In light of public health concerns arising over the coronavirus, please note the following:


If you have been summoned for jury duty, beginning on March 16th, and continuing until further notice:

 Please do not appear at the courthouse.  Your service has been suspended at this time. 

 You will hear from us in the future with another date for service.

 

Please email your local Commissioner of Jurors Office with further questions.  

Phone Number:    845 791 3570                                                                                       Email: sullivanjury@nycourts.gov


Thank you for your cooperation.
 

PLEASE REFER TO THIS WEB PAGE OR CALL 1-800-449-2819 FOR ANY UPDATED INFORMATION

  

THIS OFFICE WILL BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED STARTING ON MARCH 17, 2020 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 

 

PLEASE DISREGARD ANY JURY SUMMONSES THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED.  

MESSAGE FOR GRAND JURORS SERVING ON THE TERM BEGINNING MARCH 4, 2020:

GRAND JURY IS CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  ALL SERVING GRAND JURORS MUST CALL THE 800 NUMBER EVERY TUESDAY AFTER 5:00 P.M. FOR ANY UPDATED REPORTING INSTRUCTIONS.

(this message was updated 4/7/20)

WE GREATLY APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION.  STAY SAFE - STAY HEALTHY.

 

      

                           

We never call and ask you for personal information.  NEVER give out personal information over the telephone.

General Information

Absence of Emergency: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call at 845-791-3570 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 845-791-3570 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.

Court Hours: Court normally operates from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 4:30 pm.  You cannot enter the building before 8:30 am.

Electronics: Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas.  They must be turned off during jury selection and trial.  There is public access WIFI in the County courthouse. 

 

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.  You may bring a bagged lunch with you.  A refrigerator is located in the jury assembly room.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  Parking near the courthouse is limited; please allow sufficient time to locate parking.  Additional parking is available on the corner of Broadway and St. John Street in the Village of Monticello.

Security: Court Officers are stationed throughout the court.  Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter.  Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.

Court Locations

Sulivan County Courthouse

414 Broadway

Monticello NY 12701

Trial Jurors report to the courtroom assigned 

Grand Jurors follow instructions on your summons

Town/Village Jurors check your summons for instructions and reporting address

Commissioner of Jurors

George L. Cooke

Sullivan County Commissioner of Juror

414 Broadway

 

Monticello NY 12701

Phone: 845-791-3570

Fax: 845-476-3666

Email the Commissioner:

sullivanjury@nycourts.gov